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Information about reign: Papa Innocentius Secundus (Pope Innocent II)

CountryHoly See
From14 February 1130
To24 September 1143
Personal InformationPope Innocent II (unknown - 1143)

Pope Innocent II (Latin: Innocentius II), born Gregorio Papareschi, was Pope from 14 February 1130 to his death in 1143. His election was controversial and the first eight years of his reign were marked by a struggle for recognition against the supporters of Antipope Anacletus II. He reached an understanding with Lothair II, Holy Roman Emperor who supported him against Anacletus and whom he crowned King of the Romans. Innocent went on to preside over the Second Lateran council.

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